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  שבט 16, 5771 , 21/01/11

Arab-Israeli Critically Wounded by IDF Fire

An Arab-Israeli citizen was critically wounded on Thursday evening after IDF soldiers near Kiryat Arba opened fire at him. An initial investigation revealed that the troops opened fire at the man after he apparently tried to break through a checkpoint.

The wounded man was taken for medical treatment at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in Jerusalem. There were no IDF casualties. The investigation into the incident continues.
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